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Jacques Derrida Jacques Derrida
Algerian, French

Germaine Greer Germaine Greer
Australian

Tulsidas Tulsidas
Indian
Isabel Allende Isabel Allende
Chilean, Peruvian, American

Tom Wolfe Tom Wolfe
American

Ovid Ovid
Italian, Romanian

David Mamet David Mamet
American

Spike Milligan Spike Milligan
Irish, Indian, British

Cao Cao Cao Cao
Chinese

Burt Ward Burt Ward
American

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Ben Stein Ben Stein
American

Ari Melber Ari Melber
American

Paul Thomas Mann Thomas Mann
Swiss, German

Alex Haley Alex Haley
American

Tim Minchin Tim Minchin
Australian, British

Dave Ramsey Dave Ramsey
American
Tim Ferriss Tim Ferriss
American

Willow Bay Willow Bay
American

Osamu Dazai Osamu Dazai
Japanese

Mario Puzo Mario Puzo
American
Kazi Nazrul Islam Kazi Nazrul Islam
Bangladeshi, Indian

Henry Morton Stanley Henry Morton Stanley
British, American, Welsh

Jean-Paul Marat Jean-Paul Marat
Swiss, French

Nat Faxon Nat Faxon
American

Neil Simon Neil Simon
American
Colette Colette
French

Anne Rice Anne Rice
American

Betty Ford Betty Ford
American

William Gibson William Gibson
Canadian, American
Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen
Norwegian

Ahmet Zappa Ahmet Zappa
American

Jack Welch Jack Welch
American

Bede Bede
British

John Cage John Cage
American

Naomi Klein Naomi Klein
Canadian

Donna Tartt Donna Tartt
American